"I focus my care on the patient experience. Taking the time to establish a genuine relationship between myself and my patients allows me to create goals that address their specific needs. Every person deserves the knowledge and treatment necessary to achieve a healthy smile and the confidence that comes with it."
Education and Experience
Dr. Skovira was born and raised in Rochester, New York. After graduating from the prestigious State University of New York College at Geneseo, he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at The University at Buffalo.
He continued to pursue higher education in the field of Dentistry by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at The Medical University of South Carolina, focusing on minimally invasive, beautiful, and functional dentistry. With a thorough understanding of the connection between oral healthcare and overall well-being, he strives to positively impact the lives of every patient he has the pleasure of treating.
In the Office
Dr. Skovira is keen on continuing to maintain an understanding of the latest advancements in dentistry particularly in the latest evidence-based cosmetic, digital, and implant dentistry. He is currently pursuing a Fellowship in the prestigious Academy of General Dentistry.
He was drawn initially to the area for its gorgeous landscape, historic downtown, coastal vibe, and year-round outdoor activities. The area has a significant personal meaning to him as well since he and his wife Emily, a Speech-Language Pathologist, were engaged in Charleston and have found the area to be a wonderful place to begin a family. They both enjoy exploring the beaches, earning an appreciation of the history of the Lowcountry and its culture, and interacting with the people they’ve met here. Dr. Skovira enjoys running, photography, boating, fishing, and anything that gets him outdoors.